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Becoming a Local

Education Matters Charlottesville is a fabulous place to raise a family. The University of Virginia provides us with a highly educated population, diverse cultures, strong employment, college sporting events, a lively arts scene and state-of-the-art health care. From preschool to post-graduate, excellence in education is important here, and parents will find a huge variety of preschools, from creative co-ops to international immersion programs.

AGENCY, CREATIVITY, CURIOSITY,

DIVERSITY, INTEGRITY, IMPACT,

EXEMPLARY CITIZENS, VISIONARY LEADERS

Two-Year-Olds through Grade 12 www.stab.org | (434) 296-5106 | admission@stab.org CharlottesvilleWelcomeBook.com

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N ewcomer ’ s S pecial S ection

Charlottesville’s long history of prioritizing education is exemplified in our many schools. Not only are the public school systems exceptional, but our area boasts more private-school opportunities per capita than most, offering everything from competitive college-prep programs (with boarding options) to schools based on the teachings of alternative leaders in education. Charlottesville City Schools, Albemarle County Schools and area private schools believe in the evidence behind exposing students to a wide variety of experiences, viewpoints and opportunities so they can develop their own interest areas and strengths. From fine arts, STEM technologies and academies, and computer availability to project-based learning, immersion language curriculums and multi-age classrooms, students have the tools needed to learn and apply in all aspects of life. Learn all about Charlottesville’s educational opportunities at CharlottesvilleFamily.com.

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Charlottesville Welcome Book Fall Winter 2019  

Exploring Jefferson's Virginia

Charlottesville Welcome Book Fall Winter 2019  

Exploring Jefferson's Virginia